Makinde To Build N1.2bn Governor’s Lodge In Abuja.Governor Seyi Makinde, along with the state government’s executive council, has approved N1.2 billion to construct a new lodge in Abuja for the incumbent and successive governors.The Commissioner of Public Works and Infrastructure, Daud Sangodoyin, disclosed that the council approved N1.2 billion to construct a new Governor’s Lodge at No 2.
The Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) has responded to the asylum offered to the “persecuted” members of the proscribed IPOB and the Movement for the Actualisation of the Sovereign State of Biafra (MASSOB) by the UK government. Recalled that earlier in the week, The Cable report that the UK Visas and Immigration (UKVI) said that they have released guidelines on how to treat asylum applications by the members of the proscribed group.
1) BREAKING: Gunmen Attack Police Station In Enugu, Kill Officers Some gunmen have reportedly attacked the Divisional Police Headquarters, Adani in Uzo-Uwani Local Government Area of Enugu State.The attack was said to have happened in the early hours of Wednesday, according to Daily Post.
2023: Senate moves to make card readers compulsory A bill, which seeks to make the use of Card Readers compulsory for accreditation of voters scaled first reading in the Senate on Wednesday.Titled: “Electoral Act (Amendment) Bill, 2021”, it was sponsored by Senator Surajudeen Ajibola Basiru (Osun Central).
Following the recent reaction from the Nigerian government over granting of asylum to IPOB members by the United Kingdom government, the UK has disclosed that it offers asylum to those who needs it based on its international obligations.Adding that such is carefully considered on individual merits.This development came after a Nigerian newspaper (Punch) seek to know reasons the UK government considered offering asylum to members of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) and the Movement for the Actualisation of the Sovereign State of Biafra (MASSOB).
With the raging wave of insecurity such as banditry, insurgency, herdsmen attack, kidnapping, and so on bedeviling the country, different groups have been calling for secession, especially the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB).Recall that the leader of IPOB Nnamdi Kanu has been seriously agitating and championing the cause for the Movement and Actualization of the Sovereign State of Biafra otherwise known as MASSOB.
The Arewa Youth Consultative Forum has reacted to the decision of the UK to grant asylum to persecuted members of IPOB and MASSOB, and urged the Nigerian government to review its relationship with the UK because of the action.On Tuesday, reports had emerged that the UK has revealed plans to grant asylum to the secessionist groups.
Recall that UK Government unveiled plans to grant Asylum to prosecuted members of the Indigenous People Of Biafra (IPOB) and the Movement of the Actualisation of the Sovereign State of Biafra (MASSOB).In swift Reactions, the Nigeria's Minister of Information, Lia Mohammed said if indeed the UK Government has such plans for the IPOB and MASSOB Members, then something is wrong somewhere.
It is no longer news that the move to grant asylum to the persecuted IPOB members by UK has been seriously countered by Arewa Youths who felt that it is a very unwise move by the UK to take such decisions according to reports which was obtained some hours ago.
Nnamdi Kanu's response to UK over granting asylum to IPOB members generates lots of reactions online
The leader of the Indigenous People Of Biafra (IPOB) has replied to the government of United Kingdom over granting asylum to members of IPOB and persecuted Igbo indigenes.Reacting to the news, the leader of the Indigenous People Of Biafra declared that Igbos and IPaoB are not hungry for asylum but rather want referendum to be able to self govern themselves and be an independent nation.
Faults UK Over Asylum For IPOB The Minister of Information and Culture, Mr. Lai Mohammed has said that those calling on the disintegration if Nigeria should know that if Nigeria breaks today, our professors may be left with no option than to work in bakeries in Togo Republic as a means to survive.
We all know that most igbo men prefer doing business to working for someone, they will prefer to have their own business so that someone else can work for them.Igbos are widely known for doing business both their men and women, that business thing is in their blood, no doubt about that.
The UK (united kingdom) have finally responded to the federal government regarding the recent reports of granting asylums to persecuted and embattled members of indigenous people of Biafra (IPOB) and the movement for the actualization of the sovereign state of Biafra (Massob).This response was giving via it's British high commission in Abuja.Asylum according to the english dictionary refers to an inviolable place of refugee and protection giving shelters to immigrants that fled from their own country.
UK Reacts To Lai Mohammed's Claim That Asylum Grant Could Undermine Their Efforts To Fight Terrorism
Information reaching our news desk now has it that the government of United Kingdom has replied Nigerian Government on their claims and displeasure over their decision to grant asylum to persecuted members of Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) and Movement for the Actualisation of Sovereign State of Biafra (MASSOB), UK said that their plan to grant asylum to those who really need it, is in agreement with its international responsibility under the refugee convention, adding that they equally consider human rights complaints from Nigerian citizens based on individuals merits, which is in line with European Convention on human rights.
The United States, in its latest travel advisories, warned its citizen to avoid 14 states, rife with banditry, terrorism, and kidnapping.Although it adopts travels to other parts, it urged its citizen to "Reconsider Travels to Nigeria ".The revised advisory, The United States Department added at least 116 countries this week to its " Level Four: Do Not Travel Advisory List.
Customs Generates 39bn From Import, Processes 71m Export The Onne command of the Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) has generated N39 billion naira as revenue for the federal government for the first quarter of 2021.In a statement made available to Leadership news by the public relations officer of the command, Ifeoma Onuigbo Ojekwu, yesterday, the command exported cashew nuts, riger nuts, Sesame seeds, ginger, among others worth $71m between January and March 2021.
The government of the United Kingdom has replied the federal government of Nigeria as it regards to the asylum offer the UK government granted to the IPOB and MASSOB members.According to the UK government, they made it known to the FG that the British government has a proud history of providing protection to those who need protection.
1) Yoruba Group Hails UK For Granting Asylum To IPOB.A diasporan group known as "Yoruba One Voice" has applauded the United Kingdom for granting asylum to persecuted members of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) and the Movement for the Actualisation of the Sovereign State of Biafra (MASSOB).
1.You are disturbing God for visa for Russia and UK, yet you can't bath with cold water in this harmattan.Ordinary harmattan ?please shift.2.You'll tell someone that you misplaced something, they'll ask you "where did you put it?"
Man Utd fans stage protest against Glazer family at club's Carrington training ground in the midst of European Super Alliance outrage Joel Glazer, revealed as European Super Alliance executive when the stunner declaration was made on Sunday, apologized on Wednesday in an open letter to all Assembled fans after the club pulled out of the plans on Tuesday by10:23, UK.